The Dormer extension Specialists Tongham
Welcome to CC Top Builders. If you are considering an dormer extension, you have come to right place. For over ten years CC Top Builders does dormer extension all over Tongham, GU10 1 for families wishing to turn the empty roof space in their homes into an extra living area. We have completed literally thousands of dormer extension over the last ten years and have gained invaluable experience in the construction process but also in ensuring all our customers receive great service.
The best attic conversion company in Tongham
Most dormer extension are completed with in two weeks, and disruption to the household is kept to a minimum. All carpets and flooring are fully covered before commencement of work. All rubbish and debris are taken away on completion of the conversion or extension.
Free Dormer extension Consultation
We offer free dormer extension consultations, free quotations and a totally professional service from start to finish. If you want to convert your attic, or need insulation added to your current conversion, renovate or refurbish your house, kitchen or just anything, then call us on 020 3389 8528.
Why Choose CC Top Builders Contractors in London?
- Specialists in dormer extension in dormer extension area.
- General Building Work including extensions, sheds etc.
- 10+ years experience.
- Architect Certificate of Compliance (if requested).
- Top quality Velux windows used.
- Dormer windows also available.
- Custom made stairs supplied and installed.
- Choice of wood or plastered finish.
- Most attics completed in under 8 days.
- Full job, start to finish, including plumbing and electrics.
- En-suites installed if required.
- Hip Roof Extensions (subject to planning permission).
- All rubbish taken away on completion of your attic.
- RSJs installed.
- References available on request.
- Free no-obligation quotes.
- Excellent rates.
- Fully Insured.
- See our gallery of pictures for ideas.
- Just want a Velux Window installed? No problem, we can supply and install a Velux in your kitchen or attic.
Nearby areas we cover:garage conversion near Tongham, GU10 1
home improvement near Aldershot, GU11 1
home improvement near Ash, GU12 5
kitchen refurbishment near Montgomery Lines, GU11 2
house renovation near Flexford, GU3 2
kitchen renovation near Ash Vale, GU12 5
refurbishment company near North Camp, GU14 6
house refurbishments near Normandy, GU3 2
garage conversion near Wyke, GU3 2
home improvement near Mytchett Place, GU16 6
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Building and refurbishing is not something that we do extremely frequently, so it goes without saying that selecting a builder can be a challenging decision with substantial consequences if you get it wrong. By preventing these typical mistakes you’re more likely to take pleasure in a tension free build and get rid of budget plan blow outs.
Choosing the wrong sort of builder
Quite simply, if you are extending or renovating you ought to only be speaking to contractors who are experienced in extensions and remodellings, and, if you are building a brand-new home you ought to just be talking with home builders who are experienced in brand-new houses. The best new home builder in town could be the worst choice to construct your extension due to the fact that there is so much various about an extension that can quickly catch out a builder without that experience. It is not uncommon for new home builders to present competitive quotes for extension and restoration tasks; nevertheless that is typically because they do not have the experience to prepare a quote that effectively deals with the intricacies of an extension
Not getting extensive quotes
Far a lot of individuals choose a builder based on quotes that have a lot of essential products missing out on which are not transparent. No matter how detailed and exhaustive the drawings might appear, there will typically be a lot of things missing out on from the drawings that the builder needs to prepare an extensive quote.
If the builders have actually only been supplied with plans to prepare their quote there is a high likelihood that there will be a great deal of essential products missing out on from the quote and an extremely high likelihood that will lead to extra expenses and prospective conflict with the builder. To avoid this you should always issue the builders with an extensive Inclusions Schedule as well as the illustrations. Additions Schedule’s, like ProSpex ensure you understand exactly what will be included in the quote, assurances that the quotes you get will be even more extensive and transparent, making it much easier for everybody included to compare ‘apples with apples’
Assuming that the cheapest quote is the right cost
It is only natural to be drawn to the quote that will save you some cash, but if that quote is substantially less expensive than the other quotes then you ought to be extremely mindful before you choose that builder. A grouping of similar quotes must be offering you some hints regarding exactly what the right rate is to complete the project. Selecting a builder that has actually provided a quote that is substantially less than other quotes may lead to future issues if in truth the builder has actually made an error with the quote. The last thing you want is for the builder to take faster ways and charge for variations down the track
Not comprehending jargon in the quote
There are a couple of terms that you definitely need to comprehend when assessing quotes. If you do not, you will be exposed to a greater risk of additional expenses during construction and your budget burning out. There are 2 key terms that will be critical in your assessment of quotes.
For example, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ items and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you need to comprehend that they are allowances only and whilst the builder has an obligation to include figures that are practical, there is likewise a big variety in the expense of many items that could be considered reasonable. For instance, a toilet can be acquired for $250 yet there are also toilets available for over 3000. You need to be particularly alert if a quote has a lot of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are in some cases used to make a quote appearance competitive when in reality it might in fact be extremely deceptive. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, enters into a lot more detail on why it’s so crucial to understand Provisional Sums
Not talking with present customers
It’s easy for contractors to offer you the information of a number of customers who they understand have actually been happy with their services; and for that reason asking contractors for referrals is a bit of a wild-goose chase as they are just going to give you details of individuals who will state the ideal thing. Instead, you ‘d be much better advised to ask the builder for the contact details of a couple of current customers. Existing customers will offer you feedback that is less contrived and better as they are still immersed while doing so
Not knowing who you’ll be dealing with
Some contractors will prepare the quote and be the primary builder on website daily, whilst some building companies will have a group of people and the individual who prepares and provides the quote might not be your main contact throughout the construct … you might never see them throughout the remainder of the procedure. You’re going to be handling your builder for numerous months and a close working relationship will be important to guarantee an effective result, so ensure you comprehend who it is that you will be handling from day to day
Not knowing what is left out from the quote
One of the very best methods to clarify exactly what is consisted of in the quote is to ask the builder to validate what is excluded from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is an excellent way to uncover any of those items that might have been assumed by either party are either included or excluded. Lighting, for instance, typically creates confusion and ends in difference if it is not made clear at the beginning. A builder may quote for lights, however that will often only include the batten fitting (world holder) and no light fittings, whereas the client is most likely anticipating that light fittings are consisted of